Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 88 82
Rank change year-on-year -27 -6 -37
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 54 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.78% 3.36% 3.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.58% 11.16% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 49 86
Gloucestershire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -2.44% +26.15%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £46,250 £54,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +1.56%

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 504 484 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 30.18% 30.10% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 380 414 587
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,825 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,125 £60,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -3.45%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +2 6 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Cheltenham -20 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Filton - 2 £35,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
5 8 (61.54%) VMware
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
7 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
7 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (38.46%) Firewall
8 5 (38.46%) Cisco
8 5 (38.46%) Office 365
9 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
9 4 (30.77%) SCCM
9 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
9 4 (30.77%) Linux
9 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
9 4 (30.77%) DNS
10 3 (23.08%) Python
10 3 (23.08%) Solaris
10 3 (23.08%) Java
10 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 3 (23.08%) Perl
10 3 (23.08%) Unix
10 3 (23.08%) SAN
10 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
10 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Office 365
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (15.38%) VLAN
4 2 (15.38%) VoIP
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (23.08%) Law
1 3 (23.08%) Military
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
1 3 (23.08%) Private Cloud
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) Handset
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
4 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 3 (23.08%) CentOS
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Solaris
6 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
6 3 (23.08%) Unix
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Open Source
2 3 (23.08%) Presales
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow Development
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Antivirus Management
4 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (23.08%) Perl
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
1 3 (23.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) Docker
4 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (23.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) Ansible
2 3 (23.08%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) WSUS
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (15.38%) Dell
5 2 (15.38%) EMC
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (7.69%) Apple
6 1 (7.69%) AVG
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Juniper
6 1 (7.69%) McAfee
6 1 (7.69%) Meraki
6 1 (7.69%) Sophos